|By Admin1 (admin) (pool-151-196-37-25.balt.east.verizon.net - 220.127.116.11) on Tuesday, August 30, 2005 - 5:41 pm: Edit Post|
1967: Bill Sweigart served in Liberia in Kolahun, (Monrovia briefly) beginning in 1967
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Bill Sweigart can be contacted at sweigartainsightbbdcom
Country of Service: Liberia
Training Group: unknown (originally Nigeria)
Cities you served in: Kolahun, (Monrovia briefly)
Arrival Year: 1967
Departure Year: 1970
Teaching. Math science/7,8,9th grade; first grade; math 12/ teacher education
Other Countries you served in, Training Group Name Arrival Year, Departure Year, Work Description:
Worked as teacher and administrator with Upward Bound, program for high school juniors and teachers (Cuttington College)
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
MA in Literature at San Francisco State; PhD, Stanford in Language and Literacy. Faculty post at San Francisco State, Santa Clara University, Monterey Institute, and currently at Indiana University Southeast (New Albany, IN)
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
One of the most significant and important experiences of my young life.
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Originally posted: August 30, 2005
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|By Laura Smith Stephens (sl-psi19-2-0.sprintlink.net - 18.104.22.168) on Friday, September 14, 2007 - 5:08 pm: Edit Post|
Are you the same Bill Sweigart who was friends with Laura Smith in grade school in New Cumberland, PA?